Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation is hiring for seasonal Nature Center Education Assistants. There are currently 15 openings spanning five county facilities: Reedy Creek Nature Center, Eastway Regional Recreation Center, Stevens Creek Nature Center, McDowell Nature Center, and Quest at Latta Nature Preserve.
• 10-month seasonal positions (beginning any time between Feb-April)
• 3-month seasonal positions (June-Aug)
Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation (Charlotte, North Carolina) has multiple openings at five facilities- Reedy Creek Nature Center, Eastway Regional Recreation Center, Stevens Creek Nature Center, McDowell Nature Center, and Quest at Latta Nature Preserve. The position duties and schedules will vary at each facility, but all candidates will support our Nature Preserves and Natural Resources staff in providing environmental education programming and support natural resource management.
Mecklenburg County Park & Recreation nature centers in Charlotte, NC are seeking energetic and creative individuals for part time positions in environmental education and outdoor recreation.
Ideal candidates are passionate about the outdoors and connecting with the community through nature.
These are entry level positions and managers are intent on building employees up in skills and confidence to take the next step in their outdoor career.
We are seeking two (2) energetic and motivated individuals to join our team of nature center professionals at the soon-to-open Steven’s Creek Nature Center in Mint Hill, NC. Candidates for these 2 part-time, seasonal Environmental Educator/Nature Center Host will primarily present scheduled and impromptu programs and demonstrations in the nature center and outside in the 400-acre preserve.
Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation department is seeking an energetic and creative individual to join our dynamic team of environmental education and outdoor recreation professionals. The successful candidate will develop and implement a diversity of hands-on environmental education and nature-based recreational programs for all ages.
This position is located at Latta Nature Center in Huntersville, NC.
This position assists with the development and presentation of environmental education/ outdoor recreation camps to small groups of children ages 7-12. This includes planning and facilitating field trips and daily camp activities such as fishing, kayaking, canoeing, stream searches, hikes, adventure trips, and more.
The seasonal Environmental Educator assists and leads EE programs including summer camps. Positions run generally March-October and hours are generally 8am-5pm with some evenings and weekends. Exact start/end dates and specific hours will be discussed during the interview process. Weekly hours vary by season.
There is one vacancy for a permanent part-time outdoor recreation instructor at Latta Plantation Nature Center in Huntersville, NC. Hours for this position are 15-20 per week on a varied schedule that includes most weekends.
There are currently two vacancies at the Latta Plantation Nature Center in Huntersville, NC. These part-time positions begin in February or March, and end in August with potential extension through September or October. Hours will vary from 20-40 hours per week, moving closer to 40 from May-August. Work schedule will include some evenings, weekends, and holidays.